Android ecosystem in figures

Mobile operating system, Google Android was 5 years old. In mid-September, chairman Eric Schmidt (Eric Schmidt) said about reaching the milestone of 500 million activations and daily increments that number by 1.3 million Making some simple calculations, we can say that the current number of Android-devices sold is not less than 570 million and one billion esch is reached before the age of six. However, not all of them are still in use.

While Facebook took less time to raise a billion users, it should be noted that all of Facebook accounts are free. It is noteworthy that, as of May of various shells for Android was about four thousand, and the number of unique devices mdash; least 600.

First two versions 1.0 and 1.1 do not have the code of medical devices after the desserts that came with version 1.5 and the word Cupcake (cupcake). Then was released 1.6 Donut (donut) and 2.1 Eclair (eclair). Most Android users known since version 2.2 Froyo, but Eclair, according to AppBrain, still set at 3.4% of the devices used.

Froyo retains 10.3% of the ecosystem Android. Dominated version 2.3 Gingerbread mdash; it owns 43.4%. Followed by Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich (ice cream) with 32.4%, the update which for many devices greatly delayed, and now this version prevents the growth of 4.1 and 4.2 Jelly Bean (jelly sweets in the glaze), which are now working 9.1 % Android-devices. Least successful in popularity in Android-Tablet version ecosystem was 3.0mdash; 3.2 Honeycomb (honeycomb), which today together occupy only 1,3%.

Popular operating system Google lies not only in e-esteem and openness to the other participants, but more so a huge selection of applications: according to AppBrain on November 5 dostiglonbsp number, 556802, prichm only 26% of them are poor quality, and 24,7% mdash; paid.

Among the most popular Android-based smartphones overall lead, namely 8 out of 10, belongs to a series of Samsung Galaxy, prichm very soon the model S3 prevzoydt per user S2.